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Steve Tyrell

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Manufacturer, composer, and vocalist Steve Tyrell was created and raised in Tx, cutting his tooth in neighborhood R&B rings before relocating to NY at age group 18 and getting a staff placement at Scepter Information. Because the label’s mind of A&R and advertising, Tyrell championed the traditional Burt Bacharach/Hal David-composed recordings of Dionne Warwick and in addition recruited vocalist B.J. Thomas, making his strikes “Addicted to a sense” and “Raindrops Maintain Fallin’ on My Mind.” Within the years to check out, Tyrell additionally produced his tag as popular songwriter, co-writing the gold-selling number 1 hit “HOW WILL YOU Speak to an Angel” for the Heights as well as the Jamie Walters smash “HANG ON,” in addition to focusing on music for film (Mystic Pizza, Midnight Crossing, as well as the Brady Bunch Film, amongst others) and tv. He came back to executing in 1991, performing “HOW YOU Look Tonight” within the soundtrack to Dad of the Bride-to-be, then experienced two more slashes within the soundtrack to Dad of the Bride-to-be, Pt. 2 in 1995. An recording of standards, A FRESH Standard, adopted in 1999; it had been a high Five hit within the jazz graphs and was still outlined in those graphs two years following its launch. Tyrell adopted it with another album, Standard Period, in 2001. The holiday-themed THIS TIME AROUND of the entire year found its way to 2002, adopted in 2003 by another recording of pop requirements, This Guy’s in Like. In 2005 Tyrell released Tunes of Sinatra within the Hollywood label; it had been followed a 12 months later from the Disney Requirements. Tyrell’s seventh recording, Back again to Bacharach, premiered in 2008. He came back in 2012 along with his homage to the fantastic American Songbook, I’ll Consider Romance, and continuing his salute to requirements in 2013 using the Concord launch It’s Magic: The Tunes of Sammy Cahn. The recording coincided with Tyrell’s NY residency in the Café Carlyle, where in fact the Great American Songbook continues to be celebrated for many years. In 2015, Tyrell shipped That Lovin’ Sense, which presented his undertake classic pop tunes from your Brill Building period from the ’60s.

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Full Name Steve Tyrell
Profession Music Producer, Singer-songwriter, Film Score Composer
Nationality American
Spouse Karen Pulaski Tyrell, Stephanie Tyrell
Children Tina Tyrell, Nicholas Tyrell, Lauryn Tyrell
Parents Christine Bilao Orlando
Siblings Roz Factor
Awards Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
Music Songs This Guy's in Love With You, Fly Me to the Moon, Laughter In The Rain, Give Me the Simple Life, I Say a Little Prayer for You, What the World Needs Now, I’ll Take Romance, Rock And Roll Lullaby, The Way You Look Tonight, Close to You, One Less Bell to Answer, Look of Love, Be My Baby, Up on the Roof, Hound Dog, Walk on By, Chapel of Love, Any Day Now, Alfie, Don't Make Me Over, It's Magic, Stand By Me, Don't Get Around Much Anymore, House Is Not a Home, Jazzman, A Kiss to Build a Dream On, Good Good Lovin’, Love Like Ours, What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?, Come Fly With Me, You'll Be in My Heart, Nice 'n' Easy
Albums Back to Bacharach, Songs of Sinatra, The Disney Standards, A New Standard, This Guy's In Love, The Brady Brunch Movie (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), Standard Time
Nominations Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Original Music And Lyrics, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Music Direction
Movies Come On Get Happy: The Partridge Family Story, The Thin Pink Line, 20 Dates, Out-of-Sync, The Brady Bunch Movie, Family Prayers, The Rainbow Warrior, Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night


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1 Los Angeles, California: Singer and music producer. [April 2012]
2 Father of Tina Tyrell (born in 1979) and father-in-law of Ethan Pomerance (aka Ethan Ira Pomerance) (born in 1980) of New York City.
3 He is a singer and record producer. He was awarded the Grammy Award as producer of Rod Stewart's "Great American Songbook, Volume III".
4 He performs regularly at the Cafe Carlyle at the Carlyle Hotel in New York City.
5 While he was at Scepter Records, he was a record producer and signed B.J. Thomas (was also B.J.'s manager for a few years) and Francis Zambon (aka Mark James) to record contracts.
6 When he was 18, moved from Houston to New York City to work at Scepter Records.
7 Met his wife, Stephanie Tyrell, in their hometown of Houston, Texas in 1975.
8 Mentor is Burt Bacharach.
9 Idol was Ray Charles.
10 Inducted into the alumni hall of fame of his high school, St. Thomas High School, in Houston, Texas on April 26, 2008.
11 Brother of fashion consultant Roz Factor.


Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Out-of-Sync 1995 music producer
The Brady Bunch Movie 1995 supervising music producer
The Heights TV Series composer - 13 episodes, 1992 music producer - 13 episodes, 1992
5 Up, 2 Down 1991 TV Movie composer: theme music
Father of the Bride 1991 music pre-records producer
Darkwing Duck 1991 TV Series music producer - 6 episodes
Peter Pan and the Pirates TV Series composer - 65 episodes, 1990 - 1991 musical director - 65 episodes, 1990 - 1991
Monkey House 1991 TV Series musical director - 1 episode
Diving In 1990 musical direction
Cartoon All-Stars to the Rescue 1990 TV Short musical director
Gravedale High 1990 TV Series composer - 13 episodes
The Famous Teddy Z 1989-1990 TV Series composer - 20 episodes
Second Sight 1989 composer: additional music
A Brand New Life 1989 TV Series composer - 1 episode
Matlock 1989 TV Series music direction - 1 episode
Getting It Right 1989 composer: additional music
Glory! Glory! 1989 TV Movie musical director
Mystic Pizza 1988 music supervisor
Mad Scientist 1988 Video short performer: songs
Garbage Pail Kids 1988 TV Series vocals - 13 episodes
Midnight Crossing 1988 music supervisor
Pound Puppies and the Legend of Big Paw 1988 musical director
Teen Wolf TV Series music supervisor - 21 episodes, 1986 - 1987 singer - 21 episodes, 1986 - 1987
Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night 1987 original songs
1st & Ten: The Championship 1987 TV Series musical director - 1 episode
Summer Heat 1987 music supervisor
Wild Thing 1987 music supervisor
The Night Stalker 1986 music supervisor
Flight of the Navigator 1986 music producer: source music / source music supervisor
Pyramid 2002 TV Series composer - 6 episodes
These Old Broads 2001 TV Movie music producer: songs
Come On, Get Happy: The Partridge Family Story 1999 TV Movie music producer: songs
Dudley Do-Right 1999 music supervisor
And the Beat Goes On: The Sonny and Cher Story 1999 TV Movie supervising music producer
Blast from the Past 1999 music supervisor
The Thin Pink Line 1998 music editor
A Very Brady Sequel 1996 music supervisor - uncredited
Once Upon a Time... When We Were Colored 1995 music producer

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Way She Moves 2001 TV Movie
These Old Broads 2001 TV Movie
Come On, Get Happy: The Partridge Family Story 1999 TV Movie
Movie Stars 1999 TV Series
And the Beat Goes On: The Sonny and Cher Story 1999 TV Movie
The Thin Pink Line 1998
20 Dates 1998
California Dreams 1992-1996 TV Series 78 episodes
Once Upon a Time... When We Were Colored 1995
Out-of-Sync 1995
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper 1993-1994 TV Series 22 episodes
The Rainbow Warrior 1993 TV Movie
Family Prayers 1993
Matlock 1992-1993 TV Series 3 episodes
The New WKRP in Cincinnati 1991-1992 TV Series 5 episodes
T Bone N Weasel 1992 TV Movie
Jake and the Fatman 1992 TV Series 1 episode
5 Up, 2 Down 1991 TV Movie
Captive 1991 TV Movie
Love and Curses... And All That Jazz 1991 TV Movie
Man of the People 1991 TV Series 1 episode
Pink Lightning 1991 TV Movie
Reason for Living: The Jill Ireland Story 1991 TV Movie
A Brand New Life 1989-1990 TV Series 3 episodes
Elvis 1990 TV Series 13 episodes
Snoops 1989 TV Series
The Famous Teddy Z 1989 TV Series 1 episode
Baby Boom 1988 TV Series
Spiral Zone 1987 TV Series 65 episodes
Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night 1987

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Did You Hear About the Morgans? 2009 performer: "New York Is Where I Live"
The Informant! 2009 performer: "Trust Me" / producer: "Trust Me"
Comedy Central Roast of Larry the Cable Guy 2009 TV Special documentary producer: "It's a Sunshine Day"
Park 2006 performer: "This Guy's in Love with You"
Teacher's Pet 2004 producer: "Teacher's Pet"
Something's Gotta Give 2003 performer: "I've Got a Crush on You" / producer: "La Vie en Rose"
Chocolate com Pimenta 2003 TV Series performer: "Everytime We Say Goodbye"
The Santa Clause 2 2002 performer: "Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town"
Hanging Up 2000 performer: "Georgia On My Mind" / producer: "Georgia On My Mind"
Dudley Do-Right 1999 performer: "No More Bread And Butter", "Did You Ever Have To Make Up Your Mind" / writer: "Corn Festival"
That Thing You Do! 1996 writer: "Time to Blow"
A Very Brady Sequel 1996 "Out There" / producer: "Time To Change", "Good Time Music"
Tremors II: Aftershocks 1996 Video writer: "T-R-O-U-B-L-E"
Beavis and Butt-Head 1996 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Father of the Bride Part II 1995 performer: "Give Me the Simple Life", "On the Sunny Side of the Street"
Beverly Hills, 90210 1994-1995 TV Series writer - 13 episodes
The Brady Bunch Movie 1995 "Have a Nice Day", "We Are Phlegm", "Whatever", "I Am Your Monster", "Are You With Me?", "I Wish I Could Be Like You", "The Beast Is Out Of Hand", "I'm Lookin' Around" / producer: "The Brady Bunch", "We Are Phlegm", "Whatever", "Till I Met You", "I Wish I Could Be Like You", "The Beast Is Out Of Hand", "Girl", "I'm Lookin' Around", "It's a Sunshine Day", "Keep On", "I'm Feeling Nothing"
Ri¢hie Ri¢h 1994 performer: "Claudias Theme", "Bikers Clothes" / writer: "Claudias Theme", "Bikers Clothes"
The Client 1994 performer: "Heartbreak Hotel" / producer: "Heartbreak Hotel"
I Love Trouble 1994 arranger: "GOOD MORNING CHICAGO" / writer: "GOOD MORNING CHICAGO"
The Thing Called Love 1993 writer: "PARTNERS IN WINE"
Family Prayers 1993 "FAMILY PRAYERS" / performer: "ROLL IT", "RECONSIDER BABY" / writer: "ROLL IT", "GLEN'S TUNE", "COCKTAIL TIME"
California Dreams 1992 TV Series writer: "Mama Said"
The Heights 1992 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Father of the Bride 1991 arranger: "I'm Your Man" / performer: "My Girl", "The Way You Look Tonight" / writer: "Perfect Match", "I'm Your Man"
The Five Heartbeats 1991 producer: "I Love Joey", "Are You Ready for Me", "Nothing But Love", "Baby Stop Running Around", "A Heart Is a House for Love", "Nights Like This", "Down for the Count", "In the Middle"
Diving In 1990 performer: "Welcome to the Low Road" / writer: "Welcome to the Low Road", "Wings of Desire"
Gravedale High 1990 TV Series writer: "Main Title Theme"
Cartoon All-Stars to the Rescue 1990 TV Short producer: "Wonderful Ways to Say No"
Second Sight 1989 performer: "DO YOU BELIEVE IN MAGIC" / producer: "DO YOU BELIEVE IN MAGIC"
Getting It Right 1989 producer: "Getting It Right" / writer: "Getting It Right"
Glory! Glory! 1989 TV Movie lyrics: "Every Time You Turn Away" / music: "Every Time You Turn Away" / producer: "In Johnny's Arms", "In Jesus Arms", "How Can I Be Sure", "Every Time You Turn Away", "These Hands", "Taka Look at Yourself"
Mystic Pizza 1988 performer: "SERIOUS"
Traxx 1988 producer: "Victorious"
Midnight Crossing 1988 producer: "LOVE THING" / writer: "LOVE THING"
Harry and the Hendersons 1987 "Love Lives On"
Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol 1987 producer: "Citizens On Patrol", "Winning Streak"
Flight of the Navigator 1986 performer: "Walk While In My Blues"
Class of 1984 1982 producer: "I Am the Future", "Suburbanite", "You Better Not Step Out of Line"
Top of the Pops 1980 TV Series writer - 1 episode

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Confessions of a Teen Idol 2009 TV Series
Once and Again 2000 TV Series Lounge Singer
Father of the Bride 1991 Bandleader

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bob & Andrew 2011 TV Series thanks - 1 episode
Great Performances 2005 TV Series special thanks - 1 episode
The Affair of the Necklace 2001 special thanks
Remote Control 1988 special thanks - as Steven Tyrell

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tavis Smiley 2012-2015 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest
The Talk 2013 TV Series Himself
The Bonnie Hunt Show 2009 TV Series Himself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2001-2008 TV Series Himself
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith 2006 TV Series Himself
Live with Kelly and Michael 2005 TV Series Himself
Christmas in Washington 2002 TV Special Himself - Performer
Once and Again 2001 TV Series Himself
Flipside 1973 TV Series documentary Himself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1993 Special Recognition BMI Film & TV Awards The Heights (1992) · Stephanie Tyrell
· Barry Coffing

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1999 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Music Direction And the Beat Goes On: The Sonny and Cher Story (1999)
1993 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Individual Achievement in Music and Lyrics The Heights (1992) · Barry Coffing (composer)
· Stephanie Tyrell (lyricist)


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